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Intussusception in Infancy and Childhood in Southern Africa
  1. Margaret J. Mayell

    A Review of 223 Cases


    Two hundred and twenty-three cases of intussusception admitted over a 9½-year period are analysed. Six deaths occurred.

    Sigmoidorectal intussusception occurred on 5 occasions and in each case was referred as a case of rectal prolapse, and the diagnosis and management of this particular form of intussusception are discussed.

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    A Review of 223 Cases